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Management Algorithm for Leaks Following Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
BackgroundLeak after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is a serious complication. No clear algorithm has been described for management.MethodsWe reviewed our prospective database for all leaks… Expand
The clinical diagnosis of chronic acalculous cholecystitis.
BACKGROUND Chronic acalculous cholecystitis (CAC), a diagnosis of exclusion, appears to be more common than was previously thought. We correlated the pathology with test results and response to… Expand
120-Day Comparative Analysis of Adhesion Grade and Quantity, Mesh Contraction, and Tissue Response to a Novel Omega-3 Fatty Acid Bioabsorbable Barrier Macroporous Mesh After Intraperitoneal Placement
Purpose. This study aimed to evaluate adhesion formation, mesh contraction, and tissue response to an omega-3 fatty acid barrier—coated lightweight polypropylene mesh (C-Qur) after intra-abdominal… Expand
Single-Stage Operative Management of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Leaks Without Endoscopic Stent Placement
- Eelaf Hassan, Awadelkarim Mohamed, M. Ibrahim, María Margarita, M. Hadad, A. Nimeri
- Obesity Surgery
- 5 March 2013
BackgroundLeaks occur in 1.4–20 % (Bohdjalian et al., Obes. Surg. 20:535–540, 2010; Nocca et al., Obes Surg. 18:560–565, 2008; Stroh et al., 19:632–640, 2009; Aurora et al., Surg. Endosc.… Expand
Practices Concerning Revisional Bariatric Surgery: a Survey of 460 Surgeons
BackgroundThere is currently little evidence available on various aspects of Revisional Bariatric Surgery (RBS) and no published consensus amongst experts. The purpose of this study was to understand… Expand
Internal Hernia Following Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: Prevention and Tips for Intra-operative Management
BackgroundLaparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) is considered the golden standard for bariatric surgery. However, the potential risk for internal hernia after LRYGB remains a significant… Expand
Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair: 5-mm port technique and alternative mesh insertion method.
R S o h a i A H 2 c c a n s c 3 c d w aparoscopic ventral hernia repair (LVHR) is becoming he preferred technique for repair of ventral hernias at any institutions. LVHR is associated with low… Expand
Anemia and Bariatric Surgery: Results of a National French Survey on Administrative Data of 306,298 Consecutive Patients Between 2008 and 2016
- A. Nimeri
- Obesity Surgery
- 1 June 2018
Dear Professor Shikora (Editor in chief, Obesity Surgery), We read with great interest the recent study by Bailly et al. BAnemia and Bariatric Surgery: Results of a National French Survey on… Expand
Efferent limb obstruction and unexpected perforated marginal ulcer in a pregnant patient after one anastomosis gastric bypass/mini gastric bypass.
Are results of bariatric surgery different in the Middle East? Early experience of an international bariatric surgery program and an ACS NSQIP outcomes comparison.
- A. Nimeri, Awadelkarim Mohamed, +4 authors N. Dehni
- Journal of the American College of Surgeons
- 1 June 2013
BACKGROUND Bariatric operations performed at the Bariatric and Metabolic Institute Abu Dhabi are submitted randomly from the entire surgery volume at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City to the American… Expand